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Succeeding in Life and Career: Foundations of Human Studies, 11th Edition

By: Frances Baynor Parnell
ISBN: 978-1-63126-215-9
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2017
Subject: FCS Comprehensive
Description
Succeeding in Life and Career is an advanced comprehensive text designed to help teens adjust to change, especially as they become young adults. Relationships and personal development, lifespan development, resource management, wellness and nutrition, personal finance, fashion and apparel, and housing and transportation topics are included. Career readiness is stressed, and the 16 career clusters are introduced.
  • Students gain hands-on experience building a portfolio by completing chapter projects.
  • Special features relate content to financial literacy, math, science, mental health, wellness, healthy living, life skills, and environmental topics.
  • Critical thinking and 21st century applications activities at the end of each chapter develop college and career readiness skills.
  • Classroom learning and FCCLA participation are encouraged through chapter review activities.
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Text 702 978-1-63126-215-9 $99.96
Succeeding in Life and Career is an advanced comprehensive text designed to help teens adjust to change, especially as they become young adults. Relationships and personal development, lifespan development, resource management, wellness and nutrition, personal finance, fashion and apparel, and housing and transportation topics are included. Career readiness is stressed, and the 16 career clusters are introduced.
  • Students gain hands-on experience building a portfolio by completing chapter projects, preparing them to create employment portfolios in the future.
  • Special features relate content to financial literacy, math, science, mental health, wellness, healthy living, life skills, and environmental topics.
  • Critical Thinking and 21st Century Applications activities at the end of each chapter develop student college and career readiness skills.
  • Classroom learning and FCCLA participation are encouraged through chapter ending activities.
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Online Student Center, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15) 978-1-63126-217-3 $115.28
The Online Student Center offers a complete learning package that is accessible through any Internet-enabled device, including computers, smartphones, and tablets. Students can study in the classroom or on the go: whenever or wherever it is most convenient.

Instructional materials included are:

Online Textbook
All content from the print textbook is included with exact page reproductions to ensure that students do not miss any important information or illustrations. Navigation is easy with a linked table of contents, and the search function helps students to easily find information.

Online Student Workbook
This is an exact reproduction of the printed workbook with features that provide options to meet classroom needs. Pages can be printed on demand for assignment, or students can complete their assignments online using embedded form fields and then print or e-mail the results for grading.

Companion Website
Activities that correspond to textbook content are readily available on this companion website that provides a means of attracting student attention while increasing comprehension and retention of key concepts. Vocabulary games, e-flash cards, and interactive quizzes are examples of the included content.
Bundle (Text + Online Student Center, 6yr. Classroom Subscription) (min. 15) 978-1-63126-219-7 $150.00
Bundle includes a copy of the Student Textbook and Online Student Center 6yr. Classroom Subscription.
Workbook 978-1-63126-216-6 $24.00
The Workbook is organized to follow the textbook on a chapter-by-chapter basis, providing questions to help students review the material presented in the chapter. This supplement is a consumable resource, designed with perforated pages so that a given chapter can be removed and turned in for grading or checking.
Instructor's Edition 736 978-1-63126-220-3 $133.28 *
The instructor's edition provides a variety of teaching aids in the page margins to help you review and reinforce chapter content. Answer keys appear in the margins of the section reading review and chapter review pages.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-63126-221-0 $260.00 *

This Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:

  • Instructor's Materials. An introduction and overview of teaching material provided in Portable Document Format (PDF).
  • Instructor's Edition. A PDF version of the Instructor's Edition with bookmarks and search capabilities.
  • Answer Keys. Textbook, Workbook, and Instructor's Resource Answer Keys in PDF format.
  • Lesson Plans. Customizable daily Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
  • Reproducible Masters. Printable instructional materials provided in PDF format.

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Windows®
: Intel Pentium dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer, allow active content, and Adobe Reader (free download).
Macintosh®: Intel processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS X v10.6 or higher, 2GB RAM, Safari, allow active content, and Adobe Reader (free download).

ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1380 questions 978-1-63126-223-4 $252.00 *
The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView Assessment Suite includes the ExamView Test Generator, ExamView Test Manager, and ExamView Test Player. This product includes 24 test banks with a total of 1380 questions.

System Requirements
Windows®
: Windows 7, 8, or 10 (32 or 64 bit); Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or higher (or equivalent); 2GB RAM; 500MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features
Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.9, 10.10, or 10.11; Intel® Processor 2GHz or higher; 32-bit and 64-bit Kernel and Extensions; 2GB RAM; 300MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License 978-1-63126-224-1 $240.00 *
This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 24 chapters, comprising over 1900 slides of instructional material.

The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer. Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

Recommended System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

Macintosh®:Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 256MB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for Mac OS® 9.X), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
Online Instructor Resources, 6yr. Individual Subscription 978-1-63126-222-7 $528.00 *
The Online Instructor Resources 6yr. Subscription provides 6 years of individual access to the classroom materials used most—all in one convenient location. This provides instructor access to the online textbook, workbook, instructor's edition, answer keys, lesson plans, reproducible masters, presentations for PowerPoint®, and ExamView® Assessment Suite Software with question banks.
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Table of Contents

Unit 1 Career Preparation
1. Exploring Careers
2. Skills for Career Success
3. Working in a Team
Unit 2 Resource Management
4. Learning to Manage
5. Community and Environmental Responsibilities
Unit 3 Relationships
6. Understanding Families
7. Strengthening Families
8. Personal Relationships
Unit 4 Parenting, Child Care, and Guidance
9. Parenting Roles and Responsibilities
10. Development Across the Lifespan
11. Caring for Children
Unit 5 Wellness and Nutrition
12. Health and Fitness
13. Nutrition
14. Selecting Foods
15. Food Safety
16. Food Preparation
Unit 6 Personal Finance
17. Managing Personal Finances
18. Consumer Decisions
Unit 7 Fashion and Apparel
19. Choosing and Caring for Your Clothes
20. Textiles, Patterns, and Equipment
21. Apparel Construction
Unit 8 Housing and Transportation
22. Choosing a Place to Live
23. Maintaining a Home
24. Transportation
Look Inside
Online Text, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15)
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Comprehensive)
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Chapter 1 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Comprehensive)
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Chapter 12 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Comprehensive)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
PPS
Chapter 1 (PPS, 7.69 MB)
Mobile Companion Website
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View Site (www.g-wlearning.com, FCS Comprehensive)
Companion Website
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View Site (www.g-wlearning.com, FCS Comprehensive)
Correlations
FCS National Standards Correlations
PDF
National Standards (PDF, 391 KB)
Tennessee
Utah
 
Adult Roles, Integrated FCS, Life Management
About the Author(s)

Frances Baynor Parnell - was a secondary family and consumer sciences teacher for 32 years and served as department chair. She is president of Natural and Family Resources, Inc., which provides opportunities to be involved in cultures around the world. She has conducted research and completed a project on work and family skills to supplement family and consumer sciences education programs in North Carolina. In addition to writing this text and its supplements, Frances coauthored the book Guarding Your Own Mental Health in a Fast-Paced World. She has written numerous articles for professional publications. She has conducted many workshops and given frequent presentations.

She has also contributed her expertise and leadership to a number of professional and civic organizations, which have earned state and national recognition in areas of environmental concerns.

During her years of teaching, Frances has received such awards as the North Carolina Home Economics Teacher of the Year, the Outstanding Educator Award (from East Carolina University, where she received her B.S. and M.S. degrees), and the Frances Hutchinson Teacher of the Year Award.